Jamie Lee Curtis to Hold Book Reading in Shawnee Mission
OVERLAND PARK, Kan.— On Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, award-winning actress and best-selling author, Jamie Lee Curtis will read from and talk about her new book My Brave Year of Firsts – Tries, Sighs and High Fives at an author event held at The Village Presbyterian Church, 6641 Mission Road, Prairie Village, Kan. The event is co-sponsored by Rainy Day Books, Head Start of Shawnee Mission and The Little House and begins at 7 p.m.
Admission package of $18.52 includes a copy of My Brave Year of Firsts, autographed by Jamie Lee Curtis, and one family ticket for up to two adults and two children. Children will receive activity books, posters, and stickers. Refreshments and a children’s activity are also planned. Admission package may be purchased by visiting the Rainy Day Books website: RainyDayBooks.com/JamieLeeCurtis or calling (913) 384-3126. Space is limited. The community is encouraged to reserve tickets in advance.
The community is invited to purchase My Brave Year of Firsts for a Head Start child by visiting http://www.smks-headstart.org/news and following the related instructions when selecting the book link. Other children’s books on the agency’s wish list are listed at their site as well for purchase through Rainy Day Books.
Head Start of Shawnee Mission (located at 8155 Santa Fe Drive near downtown Overland Park, Kan.) provides quality early childhood learning experiences and comprehensive child and family services to over 200 poverty-level children, ages birth to five, and their families, empowering low-income families to maximize their success.